Pedro Carreira Albano


Pedro’s professional activity focuses mainly in the areas of litigation and arbitration.

He has extensive experience in civil and corporate litigation, advising clients, namely financial institutions and business groups, in the definition of strategies, preparation and monitoring of national and international judicial and arbitration proceedings related to commercial and financial contracts, distribution agreements and alternative energies, among others.

Pedro is also experienced in the resolution of criminal cases.

Additionally, Pedro has significant experience in processes of insolvency and recovery of companies, in all its aspects, advising and representing clients, both as creditors and debtors.

Registered in the Portuguese Bar Association.

Manager of the area of Litigation and Arbitration.

Professional Background

  • Partner of PARES ADVOGADOS since 2017
  • Associate at PARES ADVOGADOS since 2011
  • Associate at Abreu Advogados (2008-2011)
  • Associate at Lusojurist Advogados – Sociedade de Advogados, RL (2000 2007)
  • Trainee at Lusojurist Advogados – Sociedade de Advogados, RL (1998 - 2000)


  • LL.M in International Business Law by the Catholic Global School of Law (2011)
  • Specialisation Course in European Civil Proceedings, taught by the Association for European Studies, at the Law School of the Coimbra University (2010)
  • Degree in Law by the Law School of the Lisbon University (1998)